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farm

agricultural enterprise based on land use.

farm animal
animals used for the production of human and animal food and feed, fiber, skin and hide and, to the extent that they are used in farm work, bullocks and horses used in the hauling of freight and for transport.
farm chemical
includes fertilizers, insectides, herbicides, medicines, bird repellents, poison baits: a common source of poisoning for farm animals.
dry farm
a farm dependent on rainfall as its water resource—no irrigation is available.
irrigation farm
a farm with a significant part of its area under irrigation.
pasture farm
a farm whose principal resource is pasture for grazing animals.
farm profile
a description of the resources and practices on a farm drawn up so that an assessor can estimate the financial viability and potential of the unit.
farm visits
see veterinary farm visits.
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It follows the lives and loves of four young ladies - played by Christine Bottomley, Summer Strallen, Becci Gemmell and Jo Woodcock - who join the Women's Land Army following the start of the conflict and begin work at Pasture Farm.
Willowbank Fisheries, with 10 lakes at Pasture Farm, Kirton Lindsey, is stocked with big catfish to 90lb, carp to 40lb, tench and bream.
Frank Biddle, 76, believes radiation contaminated his 140 acre dairy, Pasture Farm, Moreton, between 1986 and 1990.
In a state of shock, Barbara was led to intensive care to see Rik for the first time since he'd bounded out of Pasture Farm - brimming with life and energy.
Orchard Dene Hall One couple's labour of love to build a grand Cotswold home Pages 4-5 Barr House Large family home in Stratford-upon-Avon with a Victorian feelPage 6 Oak House Farm A residential pasture farm set in just under 70 acres in PebworthPage 7 Wilderley Croft Shropshire countryside idyll that includes a profitable holiday home Page 18 1 Cheyne Place Impressive Harborne home with a feel of Victorian grandeurPage 19 Carriage House A rather unusual Grade II conversion in Wales Page 24 Property Expert Peter Edmonds on the return of Stamp Duty for first-timers Pages 26 POST PROPERTY correspondent is Alison Jones Email: alison.
At Pasture Farm, Joyce is still waiting for news of husband John, who is missing in action; and new land girl Iris is befriended by another new arrival at the farm.
Pasture Farm on the estate was recreated on a farm near Henley-in-Arden in Warwickshire, while other Midland locations included the Black Country Living Museum in Dudley, Stoneleigh Abbey, the Elizabethan Fleece Inn in the Worcestershire village of Bretforton, and Toddington station on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire steam railway.
Only 20 minutes earlier Rik had returned to Pasture Farm, their Devon home, after a two-day trip to London.